Demi Lovato tweets support for Selena Gomez: ‘We’ve come a long way since our Barney days’

Though they may not be as close as they once were, Demi Lovato is still supportive of pal Selena Gomez’s career! The Sorry Not Sorry singer took to Twitter on Friday to praise her former co-star's new song. Demi tweeted, “.@selenagomez Loving your new song Fetish, we’ve come a long way since our Barney days 😝💗.” The 24-year-old and Selena, 24, both starred on Barney & Friends back in the early 2000s. The pair met on the television series where they became best friends.

The pair pictured in 2008 starred on Barney & Friends together in the early 2000s Photo: Kevin Mazur/AMA2009/WireImage

In 2008, the Selena opened up in an interview with CBS' The Early Show about her role of the children’s show admitting, "I learned everything from that show (Barney & Friends). So it's such a wonderful memory to me. A lot of people would be embarrassed to say they were on 'Barney' but I embrace the fact and I had such a wonderful time doing that show.” At the time while discussing her fellow Disney Channel star, the Bad Liar singer said, "I'm so blessed and I'm so happy that [Demi’s] there because you meet a lot of people that you may not be able to trust, so I'm happy that I have her."

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